Authorization workshop from aikux.com
Ordered directory and rights structures on the file servers:
NTFS permissions in the field of tension of data security and compliance requirements.
Correctly assigned access rights are one of the most important prerequisites for data security! For example, "unauthorized access led to 2014 security incidents ranking," outperforming "due to malicious code attacks," according to an IBM study on cyberattacks (*). But efficiency also suffers and companies incur further costs, When employees in confusing, wrongful structures spend an average of 30 - 60 minutes searching for files every day or work with the wrong data.
There are clear requirements, meaningful best practice guidelines from Microsoft and now finally suitable tools for the comfortable assignment and Maintenance of authorizations, Nevertheless, we encounter the same problems over and over again in our daily work: users with full rights, users who are not authorized and entitled, user accounts of employees who have long since left the company, missing list authorizations and also "Everyone" permissions on the system folder ,
If you are not sure whether your permissions are really sufficient for your security needs, then you should take a look at our workshop on file server permissions.
Together with you, we work out a tailor-made approach in your environment that describes your requirements for clean access rights.
Components of the workshop
- Analysis and discussion of the actual situation and individual requirements
- Fundamentals and best practices for assigning NTFS permissions
- Development of solutions
- Summary of the workshop in a catalog of measures
Documentation - all results in detail at a glance
Documentation (anonymised)Of course, each authorization workshop is different. But an impression of what you can expect as a result of such a workshop, is the following, anonymous documentation of our workshop on the reorganization of the directory and rights structures in a company with 4-digit number of employees.
Our advice: Give our expert who organized the workshop in your home the time for a detailed documentation and troubleshooting and benefit from this analysis with clear guidelines. Due to the clear structure of our workshop documentation, you can also immediately understand for each considered aspect, what is the specific need for action in each case. The evaluation in each of these areas is based on comprehensible criteria, which in turn are based on official recommendations and practical experience from our projects.
- Blog - our concept for the integration of entitlement management software tenfold
- migRaven - our tool for the automated restructuring of NTFS permissions
Do you already have your rough concept in hand as a result of our workshop? We would be pleased if you share your experience with the comment function. Positive feedback is just as welcome as criticism and suggestions for improvement.
Sincerely, Your aikux.com Team